STATUE OF DIANA ON PEDESTAL, ABOUT 1 KILOMETRE NORTH WEST OF LONGFORD CASTLE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1023836

Date first listed: 28-Mar-1985

Statutory Address: STATUE OF DIANA ON PEDESTAL, ABOUT 1 KILOMETRE NORTH WEST OF LONGFORD CASTLE

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Location

Statutory Address: STATUE OF DIANA ON PEDESTAL, ABOUT 1 KILOMETRE NORTH WEST OF LONGFORD CASTLE

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Odstock

National Grid Reference: SU 16110 27173

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History

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Details

SU 12 NE ODSTOCK LONGFORD PARK

5/133 Statue of Diana on pedestal, about 1 km north west of Longford Castle

GV II

Statue on pedestal. at NGR 1610 2717 C18. Unknown sculptor. Limestone. Square plinth and pedestal. Three steps up to plinth supporting pedestal. Each face of pedestal has circular panel with egg-and-dart ornament, set in cyma-moulded square panel. Plaques have carved relief scenes depicting Brittania seated or standing, with coastal scenery and Latin inscriptions. A finely carved slightly less than life-size statue of Diana stands on pedestal, holding a shield with a classical male head in relief. Occupies a prominent position in the park, overlooking Longford Castle to the south east.

Listing NGR: SU1611027173

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 319514

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 46 Wiltshire,

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